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Bella Ramsey says she wanted to either end up on the Iron Throne or have a really good death




“I wanted to either end up on the Iron Throne or have a really good death”, says Bella Ramsey, the fiery little girl who played the character of Lyanna Mormont of the Bear Island. In her interview with James Hibberd, Bella comes out as this strong, intelligent little woman, who knows exactly what she wanted from the role she was playing.

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The showrunners initially thought they would only cast her for one scene. However, after witnessing the amount of fan support that Lyanna Mormont received, they decided that they would add more of her scenes.

Bella had initially auditioned for The BFG. However, Nina Gold, who’s also the casting director for Game of Thrones thought that she wasn’t suitable for the job. Next, she was in Game of Thrones, as Lyanna Mormont, in charge of her family’s stronghold after the death of her mother. Her badass act as she grilled Sansa Stark and Jon Snow had taken the internet by the storm. Viewers were found making claims that Lyanna should be given the Iron Throne. Her stares became a subject of legend.

When asked what Lyanna thinks of Daenerys, Bella quips, She’s a bit wary of her. Suspicious and not sure what to make of her.” Director Miguel Sapochnik told her to think that someone has removed Lyanna’s fear gene, and that is how she ensured she gave her most badass performance so far.

While talking about Lyanna Mormont’s last scene, Bella mentioned that playing dead is probably not as easy as it seems. “Because naturally you move. You have to concentrate to be completely still.” About shooting the fighting scenes, Bella acknowledges that it is more comfortable with the intense wind and fake snow. It creates an atmosphere and although she had very less bit of fighting, the whole situation made it easy for her.

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The actress who will turn 16 this year was seen killing a giant wight in the latest episode, “The Long Night”. She says her favourite line from the list of her savage dialogues is, “I don’t care if he is a bastard, Ned Stark’s blood runs through his veins!”

For me, the line that will always mark her badassery will remain,

“I may be small and I may be a girl but I am every bit of Northern as you … I won’t be knitting by the fire while men fight for me.”

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Kit Harington looks back at his fondest memory from Game of Thrones




Kit Harington looks back at his fondest memory from Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones has been over for a while now, but we’re still obsessing over it. It seems like we might not be the only ones still not over the show as in a recent interview Kit Harington who played the role of Jon Snow revealed that he still thinks about the show a lot and also look back on some of his older fondest memories from the show.  Read on!

Kit was recently at the 2020 Golden Globe Awards where he was the only Game of Thrones actor nominated for one. Ryan Seacrest of E! Caught up with them for a short interview bit on the red carpet. Check the video out:

Seacrest noted he was the only Game of Thrones member present at the awards (except Jason Momoa). Kit said:

“I haven’t got my gang. It’s odd. I haven’t been to these things without the rest of us around. So I’m a little jealous of the Succession dudes.”

Kit was nominated for the Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series (Drama) category but did not win. Seacrest then asked him if he still thought about Jon Snow:

“I think about him all the time. It was always just getting into costume the first day back, getting into that outfit and just sort of being back on set, back with him on character. I loved it. It’s in retrospect that you start loving it. It does go by fast. Ten years, like that.”

Well, we hope Kit knows that we miss Jon Snow just as much as he does.  what do you guys think? Talk to us in the comments, down below!

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Game of Thrones cast members discuss the reasons behind the success of the show




Games of Thrones cast dissects the success of the show

Game of Thrones ended its glorious run of eight seasons earlier this year. During its run, the show garnered immense following and success. Ever since the show finished its run, there have been lots of postmortem of the show by fans and critics alike. Recently the cast joined in the discussion and tried to explain their reasons for the mammoth success of the show. Read on to find out!

Maisie Williams, Sophie Turner, Kristofer Hivju, Richard Dormer, Jerome Flynn, and Isaac Hempstead Wright recently spoke to IGN and answered questions in their own candid style.

Games of Thrones' cast dissects the success of the show

On asked about why the show became such a global cultural phenomenon, Maisie Williams gestured towards herself!

Sophie Turner on the other hand said:

“Fantastical elements that gave the escapism, the very human interaction and emotions” was what she believed was the perfect combination.

Kristofer Hivju a.k.a. Tormund Giantsbane on the show thought:

“It is so much that is unexpected, it doesn’t follow any rules of storytelling.” He also added the sheer amount of hard work that about 2000 people put in on the show had also something to do about making the show a giant success.

Jerome Flynn that played the character of Bronn on the show said:

“The richness of character that George originally created had so much wide array of emotions. The job the makers did of translating the characters from book to the screen and also the epic nature that HBO brought to the show”

Flynn believed are all part of the reasons why the show was such a massive success. Isaac Hempstead on the other hand believed:

“The attention to detail on the show was unparalleled. Literally, the books on the show were handwritten by the props department and you might only see it for 2 minutes..”

He also credited writer George R. R. Martin for creating such a vast universe through his books.

Wasn’t it nice to see the whole cast talking about the show so fondly? Let us know why you thought the show became such a big success?

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Emilia Clarke on why she doesn’t drink with her family on Christmas




Emilia Clarke on why she doesn’t drink at home on Christmas

Game of Thrones finished months ago but Emilia Clarke‘s career has continued to scale new heights. While promoting her latest movie “Last Christmas“, Clarke recently spoke to AceShowbiz. She spoke about the holiday season and her modus operandi of celebrations. Read on!

No drinks for Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke on Christmas

Everybody loves the holiday season and so does the Games of Thrones star Emilia Clarke. She revealed how her mode of celebration varies according to the company:

“We celebrate every year at home in London. I’ll also meet up with my friends around Christmas time and we’ll get drunk together”

Clarke then added:

“But that’s a different kind of celebrating – that doesn’t happen with the family. My mother would never allow it.”

Well, wasn’t that a remarkable revelation from an actress who arguably played the most powerful character on the show! Emilia Clarke’s portrayal of Daenerys Targaryen A.K.A. Khaleesi on Game of Thrones received critical acclaim and lots of popularity all over.

What do you think about this revelation from our Khaleesi? Let us know in the comments below!

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